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Re: Determinig configure options in .debs

----- Original Message -----
From: "Myke Place" <mp@xmission.com>
To: <debian-isp@lists.debian.org>
Sent: Tuesday, January 14, 2003 8:18 PM
Subject: Determinig configure options in .debs

> Hello all,
> I think this might be impossible, but I thought I'd get some additional
> opnions before writing it off. Does anybody know of a way to determine
> what configure options were used to build a debian package, outside of
> e-mailing the maintainer and asking directly?

If you want to know the compile-options for eg cowsay: 'apt-get source
cowsay' then go to the debian dir that has been created
(./cowsay-<version>/debian) and check out the rules file, that's where they
are stored/set IMHO.

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